Call for Applications to Participate in the Theater Seminar in Avignon 2016
On July 16 — 24 2016, Avignon Festival launches a seminar targeted at the performing artists who focus on the theater. The Festival offers young artists from different countries to discover and contribute to the extensive programme of meetings and exchanges.
Launched in 2013 in partnership with the Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia, the Seminar in Avignon serves as a platform for theoretical and practical exchanges between the theatre practitioners. The programme gives participants an opportunity to acquire the diversity of contemporary theatre performances, to meet international theatre experts, and take part in the discussions with artists, critics and theoreticians in the field of performing arts hosted by the Festival.
Requirements for the applicants coming from Russia:
age limit: 35 years old
professional experience in independent or institutional theater in Russia
the applications are accepted from theatre directors, actors, performers, choreographers and stage designers who have professional experience and the projects of their own
good command of French and English is indispensable for taking part in the Seminar.
The applications, consisting of application form (please see the link below), CV, motivation letter and photo should be submitted until 18 March 2016 to the e-mail: mkarmanovskaya (at)prohelvetia.ch
The application form in French can be downloaded here: http://www.prohelvetia.ru/Download.2077.0.html?&L=0